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    Smallwood thumbSmallwood Boot Camp caps session
    June 29, 2012 • Staff Reports
    Local high schoolers learn multimedia at Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center

    PfalmerCapturing the World
    June 29, 2012
    Alumnus Lee Pfalmer traversed the globe showing the benefits of Nevada's study abroad program.

    Commander Eric JamesUniversity Police Commander goes Over the Edge for Special Olympics
    June 28, 2012 • By Natalie Savidge
    University of Nevada, Reno’s Eric James to rappel down the Grand Sierra Resort Saturday

    Ansari thumbCampus connects with downtown at RAD meeting
    June 28, 2012 • By John Trent
    Gathering in College of Business emphasizes relationships, two-flow of success

    Artists on campus, circa 1967“Far Out” exhibit reveals lively 1960-75 arts era in northern Nevada
    June 27, 2012 • By Angela Bakker and Claudene Wharton
    This summer, the University presents “Far Out: The University Art Scene 1960-1975,” an art exhibit in the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, July 1 – Sept. 9.

    Fred PattersonNSBDC offers business-planning workshops for scientists and engineers
    June 27, 2012 • By Claudene Wharton
    The NSBDC has scheduled an expert in guiding companies through technology development into commercialization to present in Reno and Las Vegas next month.

    David Lupan thumbLupan memorial set for July 1
    June 27, 2012 • Staff Reports
    David Lupan, 39-year Med School professor, administrator, passes away

    Rafik BeekunUniversity of Nevada, Reno professor receives second Fulbright Award
    June 21, 2012 • By Jaclyn McBride
    Rafik Beekun to teach corporate strategy and business ethics in Turkey.

    Carmelo UrzaUniversity Studies Abroad Consortium adds new programs
    June 21, 2012 • By Jaclyn McBride
    After 30 years of collaboration with the University of Nevada, Reno, the Consortium adds new programs in Turkey, Israel, Brazil.

    dean burkinMedical school researcher Burkin reviews promising new muscular dystrophy therapies
    June 21, 2012 • By Mike Wolterbeek
    Dean Burkin summarizes the impact of a new protein therapeutic, MG53, for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in Science Translational Medicine article.

    national concrete canoe raceWolf Pack fourth in national concrete canoe championship
    June 19, 2012 • By Mike Wolterbeek
    Engineering team placed fourth in national concrete canoe competition,

    Tibbitts winner a master at ensuring success of others
    June 15, 2012 • By John Trent
    Orvis' Susan Ervin, 2012's top teacher, reflects on notable career

    Multimedia BootcampHigh school students work their minds at University’s Multimedia “Boot Camp”
    June 14, 2012 • By Megan Akers
    Smallwood Foundation provides grants for one-of-a-kind program at Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.

    Ansari BusinessFaculty Senate executive board elected
    June 14, 2012 • Staff Reports
    Faculty Senate exec board set for 2012-2013

    Student Flash MobUniversity Business students choreograph flash mob at Reno-Tahoe International Airport
    June 12, 2012 • By Megan Akers
    University of Nevada, Reno students perform flash mob at Reno-Tahoe International Airport for class final.

    KC exteriorMissing campus icon returned after long wait
    June 11, 2012 • By Angela Bakker
    Bell clapper taken from University building returned 53 years later

    HuiliASUN president: leadership tradition continues
    June 8, 2012 • By Misha Ray
    Huili Weinstock takes office as the 2012 to 2013 ASUN President, looking to better reach constituents

    Prezdebate.comSo you think you know your candidate? Find out at
    June 7, 2012 • By Claudene Wharton
    Two professors have developed a website and an app that allows users to test their knowledge of President Barack Obama and presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

    Police and student bicyclistsUniversity Police Services host 54th annual conference for public safety leaders
    June 6, 2012 • By Natalie Savidge
    The International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators is welcomed by the University June 15-19.

    transit of Venus June 5Telescope viewing of Transit of Venus hosted at Redfield Campus observatory June 5
    June 4, 2012 • By Mike Wolterbeek
    A free public telescope viewing of the transit of Venus will be held at the Redfield Campus June 5.

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